True Crime

Molasses turned deadly when a holding tank burst and sent millions of gallons of sticky liquid through the streets of Boston

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Credit: Boston Fire Department Archives


True Crime

The abduction and murder of Amber Hagerman led to the creation of what is now known as the AMBER Alert

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Credit: The Dallas Morning News


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The murder of Helle Crafts would go on to inspire the wood chipper scene in the infamous movie Fargo

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Credit: Public Domain


When Elmer McCurdy was shot and killed after a bank and train robbing crime spree, no one expected that his dead body would travel around the country with carnivals and shows

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Credit: Public Domain


When Christine and Lea Papin murdered their employers, the two sisters committed one of the most gruesome crimes in French history.

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Credit: Wikimedia Commons


Colleen Stan was kidnapped and held as a sex slave for years in a coffin-sized box.

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Photo: Reportage: Les Faits Karl Zéro / via dailymotion


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It has been over fifty years since the young couple was murdered, but the case remains unsolved, despite a potential connection to the Zodiac Killer.

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Photo: Public Domain


DNA test puts 100-year-old mystery to rest

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Credit: Wikipedia Commons


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The Axeman of New Orleans was a vicious killer that turned jazz music into a thing of terror.

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Photo: Public Domain

The Crimes


When American socialite Georgette Bauerdorf was brutally killed in 1944, her murder would go unsolved for over 70 years.

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Photo Credit: Bettmann / Getty Images

Jane Doe: A True Crime Blog

Welcome to Jane Doe. A true crime blog that discusses crimes committed around the world.

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